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Dr. Yogesh K. Garg

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Dr. Yogesh K. Garg




16, Amaltas Phase – I , chunabhatti, Kolar Road, Bhopal

+91 755 4051112(O) +91 9826246754(M)


Date of Birth

8thApril 1969

Educational Qualification

B.ARCH., M.U.R.P., Ph.D.


26 years teaching and research

Membership of Professional bodies
  • Fellow, Indian Institute of Architects
  • Fellow, Indian Institute of Town Planners
  • Member, Indian Society for Technical Education
  • Associate, Indian Institute of Interior Designers
  • Member, Indian Building Congress
Honors and Distinctions Awarded
  1. Received scholarship of U.G.C. (Through GATE)
  2. Awarded C.S.I.R.  Senior Research Fellowship by UGC
  3. Fellowship for training of Young Scientist of Madhya Pradesh by M.P. Council of Science and Technology
  4. Career Award for young teachers by AICTE, New Delhi.
  5. Certificate of Commendation, IIA award 2009 in Research Category by India Institute of Architects, New Delhi
  6. Certificate of Appreciation for outstanding contribution in I.I.A. activities.
Research experience

Principal investigator for more than 10 research projects sponsored by University Grants Commission,  MP Council of Science and Technology, A.I.C.T.E., M.H.R.D. and Mizhou Informatics and research Institute, Japan

Ph.D. Supervised

Guided 10 Ph.D. candidates at various institutions includingSPA Bhopal, Rajiv Gandhi Technical University Bhopal and M.A.N.I.T. Bhopal

  • “Visual Interpretation and analysis of Mayamatam, A Traditional Architectural Treatise of India” by Prof. Vinay Mohan Das, MANITBhopal.
  • “Socio-Environmental Impact Assessment of River Corridors within Urban Areas - Study of Swarnarekha River, Gwalior” by Prof. Alok Sharma, MITS Gwalior
  • Changes in life style and their influence on character of space in residential vernacular architecture” by Prof. NakulDhagat, MANIT, Bhopal
  • Framework for evaluating livability performance of residential built environment: an analytical approach in Indian context” by Ar. Rama Pandey,MANIT, Bhopal
  • “Impacts of Climate Variability and Change on Urban Infrastructure: A case of Bhopal”by Prof. RajatSoni, MANIT, Bhopal
  • “Development of framework for identification and prioritization of parameters for context specific slum interventions in Indian context” Prof. Ajay Vinodia, Department of Architecture SPA, Bhopal
  • “Decision support system  for integrating and evaluating energy performance into building design process”  by Ar. PrateekManke,MANIT, Bhopal
  • “Effect of delivery methods for housing on its quality levels and customer satisfaction: Indian Context” by BhavanaShrivastava,MANIT, Bhopal
  • “Prioritizing Landscape elements affecting housing satisfaction of residents in different housing typologies’ by AnkitaShrivastava, MANIT, Bhopal
  • “Validation of traditional Indian Knowledge of home building” by Mr. Amogh Kumar Gupta, Rajiv Gandhi Technical University, Bhopal.


Ph.D. candidates are under guidance: 1

Ph.D. Thesis Evaluation

Evaluated several Ph.D. Thesis submitted at various universities

Paper Presentation and Publications

International Journal – 14

National Journal – 25

International Conference – 4

National conference – 19

Contribution in syllabus and Manual Preparation
  1. Model Syllabus of B. Architecture for AICTE, New Delhi (Chairman of the committee)
  2. Manual for design project Part IV (AIIA Thesis Manual) for IIA, Mumbai
  3. Manual for design Part I-III and building appraisal for IIA, Mumbai 
  1. NATA (National Aptitude Test). ISBN 81-7684-585-X
  2. JEE Aptitude for B. Arch, ISBN: 81-76-84-711-9
  3. B. Arch / B. Planning Aptitude test for JEE (Main):. ISBN: 81-76-84-758-5
  4. B. Arch / B. Design Aptitude test for JEE (Advanced): ISBN: 81-76-84-759-3
  5. Professional practice of Architecture: ISBN: 81-76-84-847-6
  6. City Planning: ISBN: 81-7684-961-8
  7. Editor for various seminar proceedings for national and international conferences
Member of editorial team / reviewer for journals
  1. International Journal of Construction Engineering, Technology & Management
  2. International Journal of Environmental Planning and Development
  3. African Journal of Marketing Management
  4. International Journal of Landscape Planning and Architecture
  5. SPANDREL – an international journal
  6. Editor for Journal of Indian Institute of Architects (IIA) December 2013 Issue, Volume 78, Issue 12

Training Program / Workshops

Organized more than 20 training programs, workshops, Lectures, conferences etc. for students and professionals.
Member of Research Member of Doctoral / Research committee at MANIT Bhopal, SPA Bhopal, Rajiv Gandhi Technical University Bhopal
Expert Member Senate / Board of Studies (BOS): MITS Gwalior, SPA Delhi (Senate), Rajiv Gandhi Technical University Bhopal, Amity University Mumbai, TeerthankerMahaveer University Moradabad

Expert member for selection committee

Expert member for selection of faculty positions at various government and private institutes.
Jury member:

Jury member for various architectural competitions conducted by PIU-MP PWD.

Professional and other affiliations:
  • Member Board of Architectural Examination of IIA.
  • Member executive committee IIA Bhopal chapter
  • Member of executive committee, Training committee, Building committee and Joint Secretary forITPI MP chapter
  • Member Board of Architectural education of IIA.
  • Member building committee for Indian Institute of Forest Management (IIFM) Bhopal and Water and land management Institute (WALMI)

Other responsibilities

At Institute level

  • Member of AIEEE counseling, UG and P.G admission committee, Stock verification committee, Anti-Raging committee, Graphics andSignage design, etc.
  • Member of organizing committee for various workshops, seminars and conferences.
  • Architectural expert for the institute consultancy given to the consultant for design discussions and approvals
  • Coordinator Satellite Based basic course on “Remote sensing, GIS and GPS” organized by Indian Institute of Remote Sensing, Dehradun.


At departmental level

  • In-charge CAD lab, Computer center , Reprographic Section, NASA , Workshop and Screen-printing, Construction yard, Examination, Purchase committee, etc.
  • Co-coordinator for conducting examinations, U.G. thesis, Ph.D. Seminar, PG (MUDP) course, Ph.D. coordinator, etc.
  • Visit to Anjar to access the damage caused by earthquake in Gujart on behalf of Government of Gujrat from 13/2/01 to 21/2/01
  • Member of the committee constituted by Govt. of Madhya Pradesh for preparation of Harda Development Plan (M.P.) under NagerTatha Gram NiveshAdhiniyam 1973.
  • Nominee of Council of Architecture for preparation of development scheme for Datiya and Chitrakoot, Madhya Pradesh for Town and Country Planning Department.
  • Member of the expert committee at Rajiv Gandhi Technical University, Bhopal for discussion on affiliation of Architectural institutes at COA, New Delhi.
  • External examiner at several institutions at UG and PG courses
  • Delivered lecture on various topics including principles of site planning and vastu, Earthquake and their effects on architectural design, Role of architects in designing earthquake resistant structures, housing design and marketing, Self-esteem and housing, quantitative analysis, feasibility of housing projects, quantitative research methods, Architectural aspects of planning orientation and layout of buildings in rural areas, Drawing development and its implementation, etc. at various institutions.
  • Member of the Technical committee for various international conferences.
Research interests
  • Quantitative research methods
  • Computer applications in architecture and planning with emphasis on multiple objective decision-makings.
  • Ancient Indian Architectural treatises with application in contemporary designs and design methodologies.
  • Spiritualism and Architecture